Ennis Ford Perfect Drive
Ennis Daily News

Summertime and the Iris

I know it’s still spring and I don’t want to hurry it along, I love it so. But I also love summer or, I should say, I love summer flowers – especially the Iris, one of my favorites. I can’t think of that time of the year without remembering my mother’s irises. Beautiful lavender ones and a kind whose name I can’t recall. It was lovely, partly pink, partly yellow, and I remember it blossoming around my birthday in June. What gardener doesn’t love the iris? Named for a Greek goddess, the perennial is the fleur de lis of royalty in France and also a symbol of Florence, Italy. …Read the rest of this story and more stories like this in this Sunday edition of The Ennis News. Be informed, subscribe today!

Post to Twitter




Posted by on May 3 2019. Filed under Farm & Garden, Lifestyles. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed

Featured Links

    Search Archive

    Search by Date
    Search by Category
    Search with Google

    Photo Gallery

    Log in


    Copyright: All rights reserved. Users may download and print extracts of content from this website for their own personal and non-commercial use only. Republication or redistribution of Ennis Daily News content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Ennis Daily News. Ennis Daily News and its logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of the Ellis County Newspapers, Inc.

    © Ellis County Newspapers, Inc. 2019